Japan’s Womenomics 3.0

06.04.2011 § Leave a comment

Really Wild report: Womanomics should become a national strategy

Given Japan’s acute demographic crisis, we believe the nation cannot afford to waste its most underutilized asset. While the female employment rate has risen to a record level of 60%, there is still a long way to go. Womenomics should become a national priority. Proposals to boost female employment include expanded daycare and nursing care services, implementation of flexible work arrangements, more objective evaluation and compensation systems, and immigration reforms. Contrary to popular opinion, higher female employment could actually help raise, not lower, fertility rates.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

What’s this?

You are currently reading Japan’s Womenomics 3.0 at not yet dead nyc.


%d bloggers like this: